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Federal - Analytics Practice Lead

Job Location: VA - Arlington

Regional Description: Southeast

Job Number: 00531083


- Job description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Arlington, VA
Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company that helps clients transform bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes.  We serve every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Our 9,000 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with clients at the heart of the nation's priorities in defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and health to make a difference for the people they employ, serve, and protect. 
Responsible for leading and driving the analytics business for AFS. This requires a combination of three important skills and experiences: (1) strong advisor and client relationship management skills including strong oral communication skills, distinctive problem solving skills, ability to architect solutions with clients real time; (2) Expertise in analytics, intimacy with or understanding of statistics, machine learning, artificial intelligence, computational statistics, data mining, data management; (3) strong practice building skills including the capacity to identify and attract strong talent, delegate effectively and inspire action amongst a large team; (4) relevant industry federal government experience


  • Personal Client Relationships and impact
  • Take personal responsibility to help lead and drive impact at one or two clients
  • Bring expertise to numerous clients outside of core client focus areas


Broader Client Impact

  • Deploy analytics team to make sure accounts across AFS have the appropriate analytics leadership support 
  • Develop and drive client-relevant analytics assets, capabilities and insights
  • Collaborate with broader Accenture colleagues in the commercial sector and other countries to bring the best of Accenture to clients


Lead Analytics practice and drive innovation

  • Develop analytics leaders across important areas
  • Build strong base of analytics talent across relevant areas
  • Lead a diverse team in a matrix organization across management consulting and technology
  • Keep AFS at the leading edge of analytics innovation, especially in the Artificial Intelligence space


An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).
Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
Equal Employment Opportunity
All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.
Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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